Machine Operator

  • Classic Stone
  • Phoenix 85043
  • Jan 13, 2022
Full time Installation-Maint-Repair

Job Description

Under the supervision of the Deco Supervisor, this position supports the Deco Rock Department in all areas of manufacturing and production and is responsible for supporting and demonstrating the Core Values of Integrity, Safety, Respect, Customer Focus, Quality, Innovation and Financial Success. Performs other related duties as assigned.



ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Safely operates automated equipment to ensure maximum productivity and efficiency.
  • Troubleshoots minor and reoccurring issues on the machine.
  • Collaborates with supervisor and maintenance to repair major issues.
  • Records all production completely and accurately.
  • Records all downtime completely and accurately.
  • Records all product scrap completely and accurately.
  • Assists in material or roll changeovers.
  • Monitors machine during normal operation, removing any bags from production that do not meet standard.
  • Monitors weight of bags and adjusts scales as needed.
  • Ensure ample production supplies are available throughout manufacturing process.
  • Attends safety meetings and abides by all safety rules set forth by company and governmental regulatory agencies; ensures that hazardous conditions are reported and corrected.
  • Maintains a clean work area and appropriately discards of scrap material.
  • Complies with written company safety procedures.
  • Regular attendance is required.

QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • High school diploma or equivalent experience preferred.
  • On-the-job training is required to be able to perform duties
  • Manufacturing production machinery experience required, including ability to operate bagging lines a plus, prior manufacturing operator experience, unloader, and any other equipment required to perform duties
  • Mechanically inclined with knowledge of basic hand tools and their proper use
  • Demonstrate clear verbal communication skills amongst peers, customers and superiors
  • Demonstrates ability to coach, train and lead others
  • Requires basic reading, writing and mathematical skills
  • Regular attendance is required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. 

  • Frequently required to use hands to finger, handle or feel; Reach with hands and arms; Talk and listen; Stand, walk, and sit.
  • Frequently required to bend at the knees; Lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Regular attendance is required.



WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.


  • Plant environment with loud noise, moving machinery, dusty, dirty.
  • Outdoor weather conditions.
  • Extreme temperatures.
  • Wear mandatory and/or other appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE)